Tom Arnold, host of "The Best Damn Sports Show Period," has been inked for two scripting assignments. He'll write the MGM comedy "There Goes the Neighborhood" and he's also scripted "The Kid and I,"…
A look at the rise of independent film in the original screenplay category.
Tim Burton didn't have to do a lot of trawling to lure creatives to his "Big Fish."
MGM and Time Warner are in active merger talks again. TW kicked tires at the Kirk Kerkorian-controlled studio as recently as a year ago. Those conversations were recently resurrected in talks…
Fox Searchlight has promoted Breena Camden to exec VP of publicity and promotions, reporting to marketing topper Nancy Utley.
Ted Field remains a producer of the MGM/Dimension remake of “The Amityville Horror,” while Randall Emmett and George Furla are no longer attached as executive producers. Information was incorrect in…
The Santa Barbara Film Festival has announced the lineup for its 19th edition, including three world preems and five U.S. preems.
The ever-diminishing line between news and exploitation is explored with B-movie gruesomeness in Chad Ferrin's "The Ghouls," a no-budget horror opus. Using its genre as an avenue for social…
The Intl. Press Academy announced the nominees for its eighth Satellite Awards on Wednesday. Awards ceremony will be held Feb. 21 at the St. Regis Hotel in Century City.
The Makeup Artists and Hair Stylist Guild has selected Nicolas Cage for its Barrymore career achievement award.
Visually eloquent proof that any job is preferable to that of Chinese peasant, pic is a leisurely portrait of illiterate people from four cohabiting generations eking out a hardscrabble existence…